The Illinois FOP Labor Council

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By James Daniels, Attorney - Wednesday, May 1, 2013


The SIUC Carbondale TC's and Parking Agents ensured that their wages kept pace with the rate of inflation by winning at arbitration a 6% increase over the first three years of the Contract, and a reopener in FY14 if the general campus wage increase is less tha 2.5%.  They also successfully avoided the Employer's attempt to impose four furlough days on the unit members.  Bargaining team members Eric Smith, Gary Ray and Nela Miller were assisted by Labor Council Attorney James Daniels.